Saturday, June 12, 2021

Throwback to Opening Night of IN THE HEIGHTS on Broadway with Lin-Manuel Miranda by BroadwayWorld

See more footage from opening night HERE: http://bway.world/ITHThrowback Pop the champagne! The much anticipated film adaptation of In the Heights has officially arrived, and though we can'…

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Wednesday, May 26, 2021

One That Got Away: Footloose by JK

 One That Got Away: Footloose (1998) In the late 1990's I was in the middle of my "theater snob" period, and I missed a lot of fun shows. One of those is the subject of this month's One Th…

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Friday, May 14, 2021

A Complete Guide to Broadway's Reopening by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway is officially coming back! Here's the need-to-know information on when all your favorite Broadway shows will raise the curtain once again. September Hamilton - September 14 Th…

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Thursday, May 13, 2021

Broadway Who's Who: Michael Greif by JK

There aren't many people who have enjoyed as prolific a career in the theater as Michael Greif. With a career spanning decades, covering some of this country's most acclaimed regional theate…

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Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Hit Musical Hamilton Sets Broadway Return for September by Lindsey Sullivan

Like all Broadway shows, Hamilton played its last performance on March 11 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Tony and Pulitzer-winning musical will now resume …

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Broadway Who's Who: Mandy Gonzalez by JK

This month's Broadway Who's Who is someone with relatively new, but impressive, resume which includes roles in some of this millennium's biggest titles. Like most performers, Mandy Gonzalez…

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Tuesday, March 23, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: March 23 - 29 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 23 - 29 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   March 23, 1995: The revival of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying! opened its 548 performance run at …

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Friday, March 19, 2021

Throughout the Broadway shutdown, ‘Hamilton’ continues to inspire by Deb Miller

Although, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, live performances with an in-person audience at Broadway’s Richard Rodgers Theatre have been shut down for more than a year, since March 12,…

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Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Broadway Who's Who: Paul Tazewell by JK

Chances are you've seen his work, even if you don't recognize Paul Tazewell's name. With a Broadway career that began with 1996's Bring in 'da Noise, Bring in 'da Funk and continues through …

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Tuesday, March 16, 2021

New Book In The Heights: Finding Home Chronicles the Making of the Hit Musical by Lindsey Sullivan

June is going to be a big month for In the Heights fans. In addition to the film adaptation of In the Heights hitting theaters and HBO Max on June 18, a book about the making of the Tony-wi…

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Tuesday, March 9, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: March 9 - 15 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 9 - 16 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  March 9, 2008: The first musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda, In the Heights, opened at the Richard Rodgers Theatre, where…

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 16 - 22 by JK

This Week in  Broadway History: February 16 - 22 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  February 16, 2007: The future Tony-winning Best Play, Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? opens at the …

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Thursday, January 28, 2021

Favorite Designs: The Scenic Design of In the Heights by JK

Walking into the Richard Rodgers Theatre in 2008 was one of those "small gasp" moments I hold so dear, especially these days when missing live theater is a way of life. Framed by the ornate …

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Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Broadway Checklist: How Many of These Shows at the Richard Rodgers Theatre Have You Seen? by Marc J. Franklin

Look back at the 10 most recent productions to play over 100 performances at the venue.

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Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Revisit The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess Starring Audra McDonald and Norm Lewis by Marc J. Franklin

The production, directed by Diane Paulus, opened at the Richard Rodgers Theatre January 12, 2012.

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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mandy Gonzalez & More Hamilton Stars Sing to Get Out the Vote by Caitlin Moynihan

This cast is non-stop! Although the company of Hamilton may not be able to perform the Tony-winning musical at the Richard Rodgers Theatre, they're still finding ways to sing together. In ho…

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Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mandy Gonzalez & More Hamilton Cast Members Sing Out a Reimagined "Alexander Hamilton" by Caitlin Moynihan

This cast is non-stop! Although the company of Hamilton may not be able to perform the Tony-winning musical at the Richard Rodgers Theatre, they're still finding ways to sing together. In ho…

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Thursday, August 6, 2020

Celebrate 5 Years of Hamilton on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Pulitzer Prize-winning musical opened at the Richard Rodgers Theatre August 6, 2015.

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Friday, July 3, 2020

Rewind To 24 Fabulous #Ham4Ham Shows Starring the HAMILTON Company

We wanted to rewind to a tradition that occurred before select shows during the production's in person lottery. Hamilton's creator, Lin-Manuel Miranda (as well as other guest hosts), would h…

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Thursday, July 2, 2020

Read Critics' Original Reviews for Hamilton on Broadway by Playbill Staff

The Broadway transfer of the Lin-Manuel Miranda musical opened August 6, 2015, at the Richard Rodgers Theatre.

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Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Hello Hello Hello! Get Ready for a Ham4Ham Rewind Twitter Marathon!

In honor of Hamilton's premiere on Disney+ beginning Friday July 3rd, we're rewinding tomorrow back to these incredible mini performances specifically highlighting the incredible company of …

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

VIDEO: Get A First Look At 'Alexander Hamilton' From The HAMILTON Film

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the opening song from the HAMILTON film. Check out the original Broadway cast in action below! The show was filmed live on stage with the original cast at t…

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Monday, June 22, 2020

Click, Boom! Watch the Amazing Trailer for the Hamilton Film by Lindsey Sullivan

The trailer for the Hamilton movie, which features the original Broadway cast, has arrived. The filmed performance had originally been scheduled to hit movie theaters on October 15, 2021. Du…

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Check Out These Time-Warped Broadway Poster Redesigns by Nathan Skethway

Ever wonder what imagery might have decorated the outside of Richard Rodgers Theatre had Hamilton been written and staged in the 1970s?

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Hamilton Film, With Original Broadway Cast, Will Now Stream on Disney+ This Summer by Mark Peikert

Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony- and Pulitzer-winning musical, filmed at the Richard Rodgers Theatre, was initially announced for a 2021 theatrical release.

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Sunday, May 10, 2020

Look Back at Disney's Tarzan on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The stage adaptation of the classic animated film opened at the Richard Rodgers Theatre May 10, 2006.

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Monday, March 30, 2020

BWW Book Club: Read an Excerpt from UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY: The Richard Rodgers Theatre

BroadwayWorld Book Club is officially off and running! Or should we say, reading! The first BroadwayWorld Book Club selection is Jennifer Ashley Tepper's The Untold Stories of Broadway Volum…

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Look Back at If/Then on Broadway Starring Idina Menzel by Marc J. Franklin

The Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey musical opened at the Richard Rodgers Theatre March 30, 2014.

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Video Flashback: Matthew Broderick Stars in HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING on Broadway

On this day in 1995, the first Broadway revival of the classic musical comedy, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying opened at Broadway's Richard Rodgers Theatre.

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

3 Reasons Why The Hamilton Movie is Great for Broadway.

There was big news to begin this week, and it was broken by the maestro himself.  In case you missed it, here’s what Lin-Manuel Miranda tweeted on Monday: Disney presents: Hamilton. With …

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Monday, February 3, 2020

Broadway Grosses: 'Non-Stop' Hamilton Grows Stronger Despite Sluggish Winter Months by Broadway.com

Hamilfans got their wish granted today, when Disney announced the cinema release of a filmed performance of the Tony-winning hit musical Hamilton featuring the original Broadway cast. The n…

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